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lamenting

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

as in crying, wailing

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lamenting

verb
present participle of lament

Synonyms & Antonyms of lamenting (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to feel or express sorrow for
  • she lamented the loss of her beloved pet to a degree that went way beyond words

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2 to feel sorry or dissatisfied about
  • the youth lamented not having spent more time with his late grandfather

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“Lamenting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/lamenting. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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